The first pictures of the Volkswagen Golf GTE Plug-In Hybrid have just been unveiled. The model combines the benefits of electric mobility with the dynamics of a Golf GTI. Of course, with Geneva Motor Show being around the corner, the car will make its official reveal there.
It got off to a good start: Already in its first FIA World Rally Championship season, the Volkswagen Motorsport team with the Frenchman Sébastien Ogier did not only set the drivers’ world champion but also secured the brand name World Champion of the WRC. To match the success of the rally bolides Volkswagen has also sent their “civilian” brother the “Polo R WRC Street” to the streets during the past few weeks.… Continue reading →
Volkswagen introduced the XL1, the world’s most fuel-efficient production car, to the streets in 2013. This plug-in diesel hybrid for two people is being produced in a limited volume and has a European combined fuel consumption figure of 261 mpg as well as a carbonfiber body and chassis.… Continue reading →
Volkswagen is giving a spectacular glimpse at the future and at a new era of SUV design with the U.S. debut of the CrossBlue Coupé concept at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show.
Klaus Bischoff, Head of Design for the Volkswagen Brand, says: “The disproportionate growth in the SUV segment gives designers the opportunity to implement an even greater diversification of models.… Continue reading →
With U.S. sales having more than doubled since 2009, Volkswagen continues its march to sustainable growth with the brand’s most compelling lineup in its history and plans to add several exciting new products and innovations in the near future. Two significant enhancements to the VW lineup are being showcased by tuners at this year’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas.… Continue reading →
Concerning tuning and ennobling of sports cars or luxury limousines – MR Car Design from Erftstadt, Germany, is an exclusive and well known contact point. Consultations, all-round service quality and more than ten years of experience – all this is its key to success. Nevertheless, if software optimization, car body ennobling, exhaust systems or even wheel-tire-combinations or braking systems – everything comes oriented on customer’s satisfaction from one source.… Continue reading →
The Volkswagen XL1, the most fuel-efficient and aerodynamic production car in the world, made its U.S. debut at the 23rd Annual Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) Conference at the Chattanooga Convention Center today. The XL1 offers an estimated European combined fuel consumption rating of 261 mpg (more than 200 mpg estimated in the U.S.… Continue reading →